Posts Tagged ‘Birmingham’


10 Instagram Accounts That Make Us Love Our City

Thursday, September 1st, 2016

With the help of our readers, we curated some of the best Magic City Instagrams.

The Dog Days of Summer

Tuesday, July 1st, 2014

Coneys. Frankfurters. Wieners. Call them what you will, but the hot dog is a traditional American summer treat.

Produced by Brett Levine
Food Styling by Lily Plauché
Photography by Becky Staynor

Thoughtless Friend | Nursing Home | Name That Baby!

Tuesday, February 12th, 2013

A Lost Coat and Thoughtless Friend Dear Ask Micah, My friend April borrowed an expensive coat from me to wear on a trip.  When she returned home, she told me that it was missing.  Supposedly she had it with her at an outdoor café and laid it over the back of the chair, and at… Read More

Megan Kimber

Friday, February 1st, 2013

Megan Kimber, Timeless Treasures by Brett Levine     Photo by Jerry Siegel For Megan Kimber, technique is a tool.  She uses it to explore painting, illustration, jewelry making or whatever creative outlet she is focusing on at the moment.  “I’ve been drawing and painting ever since I was a child,” she explains, “but I used my… Read More

Questions of the Heart

Friday, February 1st, 2013

Jeez, that sounds dramatic. By Paget Pizitz Well, Happy Valentine’s Day. I hope you are all so in love that you fall down on Cupid’s arrow and it splits open your pancreas and you spend February 14th in the emergency room eating cafeteria food hoping you don’t bleed out before you get your dozen roses… Read More

One Shot: For the Girls

Friday, February 1st, 2013

B-Yourself: AIA Founder, Jeremy Stephens

Friday, February 1st, 2013

AIA Founder, Jeremy Stephens What is AIA? AIA is The Association of Independent Artists, Inc. We currently function as a talent agency for artists in the hair and beauty industry who are interested in expanding their freelance portfolio.  Our organization offers local artists the opportunity to work as freelance artists independently from their respective employers,… Read More

The Sound of February

Friday, February 1st, 2013

Music you’ll love. by John D The beginning of the year sometimes seems like the slowest time of the year for music, mostly because many bands are taking a break (some getting ready to release new music), and everyone is waiting for the release of all of the music festival line-ups. Luckily Birmingham has quite… Read More

Does this fur make my butt look big?

Friday, February 1st, 2013

Farewell to our Snow Angel. by Cherri Ellis The first time I laid eyes on Snow Angel, she was a miniscule, solid white kitten with enormous blue eyes. She was seated in my husband’s outstretched palm and wearing a Santa hat to ridiculously cute effect. My 12-year-old daughter had plucked her from the confines of… Read More

Splish, Splash in the Garden

Friday, February 1st, 2013

Water features add a soothing nature to your landscaping. by Charlie Thigpen   Photography by Chuck St. John Water is essential for life. Maybe that’s why it’s soothing to hear running water in the garden. I’ve always thought a good garden can be enjoyed for its sounds as well as its sights. If you close your… Read More

Find Your Partners, Ladies and Gents

Friday, February 1st, 2013

But understand how to look for them. By April Jones There has always been, and will always be a constant struggle to figure out where and how we fit into one another’s lives—especially between man and woman. It is a complex dance. Once established in the footwork, which can initially appear awkward and unsightly, we… Read More